On December 10th, a group of Colombian Animal Rights activists—who are fighting the barbaric ‘art’ of bullfighting—received death threats from the ultra-right wing Aguilas Negras (Black Eagles). The paramilitaries, in addition to narco-trafficking, are involved in the violent and often murderous suppression of the whole spectrum of the left in Colombia—all done with the tacit support of the government. The Aguilas Negras have targeted Afro-Colombian rights activists, trade unionists, anarchists, indigenous leaders, communists and journalists critical of the government and its right-wing policies. In December, they issued a similar letter to 14 journalists and media organizations. This month, two journalists have been assassinated. In the past several days, two other left-wing figures have also been given 24 hour ‘leave or die’ notices. Continue reading
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WHAT: Best antifascist, diy and political bands playing since the 80's
WHEN: Every Saturday 3PM
* The Base ( LINK )
WHAT: Best alternative space in Brooklyn. A great monthly calendar of events and library.
WHEN: Every day, after noon